posts in category: video

Ibex Addict

“In our ever more crowded world, what the pioneers once despised has turned out to be, by virtue of the very fact that it was shunned and therefore lightly settled, our last refuge for quiet and contemplation.  So it is … Continue reading

New Damn Boulders

The spring season is winding down here in Utah, hinting at the hot summer to come, but yet again Joe’s Valley has provided new boulders. . . hell, a new area in fact.  We have dubbed this new area in … Continue reading

Hueco: A Quick Trip

Quick trips to a bouldering destination sure are funny, not funny like cat videos but funny like “that smells funny” . . . cause it’s not that funny.  It stinks like shit from the get go.  Knowing 14 hours to Hueco … Continue reading

Southwest Videos

Joe Meiners and Griffin Whiteside put together a great video of some of the bouldering around St. George, UT including the often shown Moe’s Valley but also a newer area that Isaac Caldiero has been developing called Dalton Wash near … Continue reading


The hits just keep coming from G Biebs, aka Griffin Whiteside, aka the Wolfstain. #Tall is Griffin’s latest addition and quite possibly the tallest problem in Joe’s Valley.  This problem can be found in Left Fork, across the river and … Continue reading

Barn Canyon

Barn Canyon is a side canyon just south of the Price Bouldering Area up Highway 6/SR 191.  Information can be found here:  From wikiboulder: “At the plant in the bottom of Price Canyon turn onto 191. After the railroad tracks … Continue reading

Joe’s Valley Update Fall 2012

Well, another Joe’s Valley season is nearly over. The fall weather has been a perfect steady flow of 50 and sunny. Writing the forecast for Orangeville, UT would be a pretty sweet gig this fall . . . wake up, … Continue reading

under the knife

I am sitting in a lawn chair in the backyard, reading accounts of the first ascents of the big mountains in the Sierra Nevada in the late 19th century – real men, real adventures. I am also drinking coffee and … Continue reading

8 Dudes in the South

I recently returned from a bouldering trip to the south to sample the finest stone this side of the Mississippi . . . shit, I mean that side of the Mississippi . . . I’m not used to that saying … Continue reading

New Season, New Problems.

Well Joe’s season has started and I couldn’t be happier. It’s grade school recess and we are playing on our schoolyard playground. Running around like idiots, laughing, inventing games, making fun of each other, performing feats of strength and balance, … Continue reading